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HELP! flag female ancestor  Geneviève  TESSIER

  (b. 26 April 1776 Sorel, Province of Québec, Canada   d. 27 February 1856 Sorel, Lower Canada )  

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Geneviève TESSIER was born 26 April 1776 in Sorel, Province of Québec, Canada

Geneviève TESSIER was the child of Joseph TESSIER dit MAJOR   and   Marie-Catherine HUS COURNOYER MILLET and the grandchild of: (paternal)  Pierre TESSIER and Catherine-Marie VACHER dite LACERTE (maternal)  Jean-Baptiste HUS COURNOYER MILLET and Marie-Geneviève PELLETIER dite ANTAYA

Spouse(s)/Partner(s) and Child(ren):

Geneviève  married  François PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY 9 February 1795 in Sorel, Lower Canada .  The couple had (at least) 11 children. François PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY  was born 31 October 1770 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre).  François died 5 December 1809 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre).  François was the child of Felix PELOQUIN and Marie-Amable HAZEUR (AZURE) dite HERPIN.

Geneviève  married  (2) Jean-Baptiste GENEST dit LABARRE 20 January 1818 in Sorel, Lower Canada .  Jean-Baptiste GENEST dit LABARRE  was born 26 July 1792 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre).  Jean-Baptiste died abt. 1846 in Québec Province, Canada (Quebec).  Jean-Baptiste was the child of Jean-Baptiste GENEST dit LABARRE and Marie-Madeleine MANDEVILLE.

Geneviève TESSIER died 27 February 1856 in Sorel, Lower Canada .

Tessier Name Meaning
French: occupational name for a weaver from Old French tissier (from Late Latin texarius a derivative of texere ‘to weave’). It is also found in England as a surname of Huguenot origin. Compare Tacey .

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Messier, Tesser, Tessler, Tester, Tellier, Messner, Bossier, Messer


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Did You Know? Québec Généalogie - Over time, Québec has gone through a series of name changes
From its inception in the early 1600s until 1760, it was called Canada, New France.
1760 to 1763, it was simply Canada
1763 to 1791 - Province of Québec
1791 to 1867 - Lower Canada
1867 to present - Québec, Canada.

Thanks to Micheline MacDonald for providing this information.
Did You Know?Québec Généalogie - Did you know? An older French Canadian man may kiss the hand of a woman. Accept this gesture graciously. A foreign man shouldn't kiss the hand of a French Canadian woman, who would be quite shocked.

Spouse(s) / Partner(s) and Child(ren) of Geneviève TESSIER

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Geneviève TESSIER married Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!flag male ancestor François PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY-- Date: 9 February 1795 Place: Sorel, Lower Canada
Familysearch.org. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) (Mormon Genealogy Records).


François PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY was the child of Felix PELOQUIN and Marie-Amable HAZEUR (AZURE) dite HERPIN


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Children of François PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY and Geneviève TESSIER:

Grave has been locatedflag baby girl ancestor Agathe PELOQUIN dite FELIX CREDY (b.26 December 1795, Sorel, Lower Canada   d. 5 April 1797, Sorel, Lower Canada )

flag male ancestor Felix PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY (b.11 August 1797, Sorel, Lower Canada   d. , )

flag male ancestor Clement PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY (b.22 November 1798, Sorel, Lower Canada   d. , )
m. Marguerite LAVALLÉE 11 November 1823 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)

Grave has been locatedAncestor is complete!flag male ancestor Pierre PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY (b.9 March 1800, Sorel, Lower Canada   d. 21 June 1871, Sorel, Québec, Canada )
m. Elisabeth HUS COURNOYER 26 November 1822 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
m. Adelaide (Delia) JANTON (GENTON) dite DAUPHINÉ (DAUPHINAIS) 30 October 1849 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)

Grave has been locatedflag male ancestor Jean-Baptiste PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY (b.8 May 1801, Sorel, Lower Canada   d. 22 July 1854, Sorel, Lower Canada )
m. Françoise VANDAL 9 November 1824 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
m. Pélagie MANDEVILLE 27 November 1849 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)

flag baby boy ancestor Charles PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY (b.16 February 1804, Sorel, Lower Canada   d. 22 June 1806, Sorel, Lower Canada )

flag female ancestor Catherine PELOQUIN (b.5 June 1805, Sorel, Lower Canada   d. 20 September 1873, Sorel, Québec, Canada )
m. François GAUTHIER dit DELISLE 3 June 1823 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)

flag male ancestor François PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY (b.11 March 1807, Sorel, Lower Canada   d. 7 January 1864, Saint-Robert, Lower Canada)
m. Marguerite LAVALLÉE 3 August 1830 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)

flag female ancestor Françoise PELOQUIN dite FELIX CREDY (b.23 April 1808, Sorel, Lower Canada   d. 14 March 1899, Sorel, Québec, Canada )
m. Michel GAUTRON dit LAROCHELLE 6 February 1826 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)

Grave has been locatedflag baby boy ancestor Antoine PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY (b.7 August 1809, Sorel, Lower Canada   d. 5 March 1811, Sorel, Lower Canada )

flag female ancestor Théotiste PÉLOQUIN (b., , Québec Province, Canada   d. , )
m. Denis COURNOYER 19 September 1831 in Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)




Geneviève TESSIER married flag male ancestor Jean-Baptiste GENEST dit LABARRE-- Date: 20 January 1818 Place: Sorel, Lower Canada
Familysearch.org. Quebec Vital and Church Records (Drouin Collection) (Mormon Genealogy Records).


Jean-Baptiste GENEST dit LABARRE was the child of Jean-Baptiste GENEST dit LABARRE and Marie-Madeleine MANDEVILLE


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birth1776 Birth
26 April 1776
Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)

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marriage1795 Marriage / Partner
Geneviève TESSIER and François PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY 9 February 1795, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1795 Birth of Child
Agathe PELOQUIN dite FELIX CREDY was born 26 December 1795, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
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1797 Death of Child
Agathe PELOQUIN dite FELIX CREDY died 5 April 1797, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1797 Birth of Child
Felix PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY was born 11 August 1797, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1798 Birth of Child
Clement PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY was born 22 November 1798, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1800 Birth of Child
Pierre PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY was born 9 March 1800, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1801 Birth of Child
Jean-Baptiste PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY was born 8 May 1801, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1804 Birth of Child
Charles PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY was born 16 February 1804, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1805 Birth of Child
Catherine PELOQUIN was born 5 June 1805, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1806 Death of Child
Charles PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY died 22 June 1806, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1807 Birth of Child
François PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY was born 11 March 1807, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)

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1808 Birth of Child
Françoise PELOQUIN dite FELIX CREDY was born 23 April 1808, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1809 Birth of Child
Antoine PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY was born 7 August 1809, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1809 Death of Spouse/Partner
François PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY died 5 December 1809, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1811 Death of Child
Antoine PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY died 5 March 1811, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
marriage1818 Marriage / Partner
Geneviève TESSIER and Jean-Baptiste GENEST dit LABARRE 20 January 1818, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
1854 Death of Child
Jean-Baptiste PELOQUIN dit FELIX CREDY died 22 July 1854, Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
death1856 Death
27 February 1856
Sorel, Québec, Canada (Saint-Pierre)
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